Prof. Klaus Fischer to receive 4th Global DIY-Lifetime Award 2016 in Stockholm
The Boards of EDRA, fediyma and ghin are pleased to announce that Prof. Klaus Fischer has been selected to receive the Global DIY-Lifetime Award for his legendary contribution to the global home improvement industry.
Prof. Fischer, since 1980 President and Chief Executive Officer at Fischer Holding GmbH & Co. KG, has spent over 40 years in the home improvement industry and has been a key contributor to the amazing development of his company during this time and the transformation of our industry. Prof. Fischer has also been honored with the German First Class Federal Cross of Merit (2007) and the German DIY-Lifetime Award (2012).
On hearing about receiving this award Prof. Fischer said: “I proudly accept this award on behalf of all my employees, because without their motivation and identification to our company, this success would not have been possible. Our employees are our greatest asset.”
The Global DIY-Lifetime Award Ceremony will be held on 8 June 2016 during the Gala Dinner of the 4th Global DIY Summit taking place at the Stockholm City Hall, the exact same venue of the yearly Nobel Prize handover.
We are delighted to present this award to such an extraordinary and influential member of our industry.